Carilion Clinic-Virginia Tech Carilion (CC-VTC) Neurosurgery is looking to add an exceptional Neurosurgeon to its rapidly growing team of 8 Neurosurgeons and 10 Advanced Care Practitioners (ACP's). We are an academic practice with remarkable opportunities in teaching, research, and clinical neurosurgery. Based in the level one trauma center Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke Virginia, our team provides neurosurgical coverage to over 1 million people in a large, rural, multi-state area. Pathology is broad and plentiful and opportunities exist for the development of sub-specialty service lines. We run a highly successful Neurosurgery Residency Program. We are actively involved in the education of medical students from the and the Virginia Tech- Carilion School of Medicine (on our campus) and the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. We collaborate with researchers at The Virginia Tech- Carilion Institute of Research (on our campus) and the Virginia Tech School of Neuroscience. Also, we are actively involved in undergraduate education with the Virginia Tech School of Neuroscience.
We are looking for an endovascular-trained cerebrovascular neurosurgeon who has interest in research, education, and a desire to help extend exceptional cerebrovascular care to the region. Applicants should have a strong desire to be involved in resident, medical student, and undergraduate education. They should be interested and comfortable with state of the art care of cerebrovascular disorders and stroke. They will enjoy exceptional facilities and a multidisciplinary collaborative approach to cerebrovascular care.
CC-VTC features more than 700 physicians at 240 practice sites, seven not-for-profit hospitals including Carilion Roanoke Memorial a 703 bed teaching/tertiary care center with Level 1 Trauma designation and three transport helicopters. The system is involved in an intensive collaboration with Virginia Tech to create a major biomedical and translational research destination site on the Roanoke campus. This includes the Virginia Tech Carilion School of medicine and The Virginia Tech Carilion Research institute (which is about to undergo a 66 million dollar expansion).
Roanoke is a metro area of over 280,000 people, located at the southern tip of Virginia's spectacularly beautiful Shenandoah Valley. It is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and is within one half an hour of the 22,000 acre Smith Mountain Lake. The area offers sensational outdoor activities but also a surprising array of cultural activities from fine dining, to multiple musical venues and playhouses, to symphonies and ballets. Access to major air-travel hubs is remarkably easy through the Roanoke Airport. The weather features mild winters, an abundance of sun, and extended springs and autumns. The region features top-notch schools and Universities and has been coined “the best kept secret in the east.”